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    Wagner Farms Renovation Planned

    07/05/2019 @ 1:15 pm

    In conjunction with their 20th anniversary, Wagner Farms is planning a series of improvements to facilitate visitor flow, including reworking the crosswalk across Wagner Road and to increase accessibility for compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act. In addition, the farm will construct a farm-focused “playscape” in the now horse pasture.

    Cook County Farm Bureau 3rd Annual Farm Crawl

    07/05/2019 @ 11:25 am

    The Farm Crawl is self-guided with no set schedules allowing members and the public flexibility to choose the farms and agri-businesses to visit during the Crawl times.

    "It's Showtime" with an Agriculture focus on fun!

    07/05/2019 @ 7:00 am

    Come on Down to your local library Agriculture in the Classroom is excited to invite you to visit your local library.

    Chicken Fun Facts!

    07/04/2019 @ 12:00 pm

    Some facts on Chickens, From the Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom 2018-19 Calendar for Teachers.

    Farm-to-Table Dinners are still in demand by consumers

    07/04/2019 @ 10:00 am

    Farm-to-Table Dinners and Events are still in demand by consumers.

    This Month in Cook County Agriculture

    07/04/2019 @ 8:05 am

    Visit Cook County Farm Bureau® member Farms, Greenhouse & Garden Centers for all your planting needs this Summer! 

    Centennial Legacy Patio to be created to benefit Foundation

    07/04/2019 @ 7:00 am

    Creating a legacy to mark the Centennial celebration of the Cook County Farm Bureau, the Farm Bureau and Foundation are partnering to create a Commemorative Patio on the grounds of the Cook County Farm Bureau.

    Recipe of the month

    Sweet Potato Salad
    07/03/2019 @ 4:35 pm

    Recipe reprinted with permission from members, Yvonne Massie, Mount Prospect, from our 2019 Cookfresh Recipe Collection Brochure, available online at

    13th Annual CCFB Family Celebration Picnic

    07/03/2019 @ 1:15 pm

    Come join the Farm Bureau for some fun at Odyssey Fun Farm in Tinley Park, Saturday September 28, 2019 from 10 am-2 pm. Early Bird rate $17.00 ends 9/16/19.

    Maxson named Chicago South Agency Manager

    07/03/2019 @ 12:15 pm

    Mr. Jeff Maxson was recently named Agency Manager for the Chicago South Agency of Country Financial. Maxson grew up in Wausau, WI and started his COUNTRY career in Las Vegas, Nevada after working for Case IH and Caterpillar. Jeff converted to career Rep in two years.